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Best coffee beer you've had lately

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by inchrisin, Jan 18, 2013.

  1. tjsdomer2

    tjsdomer2 Savant (335) Illinois Apr 9, 2010

    Goose Island Resolutions at Clybourn location. Pure coffee flavor.
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  2. One of the only beers I've ever had that I like on nitro. Generally I think nitro ruins beers, but this and Left Hand Milk Stout beg to differ. But yeah, BBC Coffeehouse Porter on nitro is in my god tier of beers.
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  3. loafinaround

    loafinaround Savant (415) New York Jul 16, 2011 Verified

    founder's breakfast is very coffee-ish... yum! and I have yet to drink my bcbcs. can't wait!
    *you realize this thread is like my shopping list, right?*
  4. gratefulbeerhead

    gratefulbeerhead Champion (775) Indiana Dec 7, 2009 Beer Trader

    Wish I could get Ballast Point near me.
  5. Ericness

    Ericness Savant (290) Massachusetts Nov 21, 2012

    Harpoon El Triunfo 100 Barrell Series. Nice coffee porter
  6. Once I try my first Peruvian Morning tomorrow, I'm guessing I'll have more to say about this ;)
  7. tyrsis

    tyrsis Savant (470) California Mar 13, 2009 Beer Trader

    Beachwood Brewing's Tovarish absolutely blew me away.
    Epic's Big Bad Baptist is stellar as well.
  8. Peche Mortel here.
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  9. jman005

    jman005 Advocate (560) Kentucky Jan 21, 2013

    Delicious!!!!!!! Coffee Dopplebock from Dark Horse.. PERKULATOR[​IMG]
  10. VncentLIFE

    VncentLIFE Champion (805) North Carolina Feb 16, 2011 Verified

    Well this is tough, one of the tougher poll type questions that Ive seen. Im torn between Perkulator, Cubano Espresso, Highland Thunderstruck, Hardywood Sidamo, BCBCS, Wake n Bake, and FBS.

    given that, Id go with Wake n Bake then Cubano, followed very closely by BCBCS.
  11. I see a lot of things in this post that are not found around here, makes me want to look around and find some of them - I have Founders Breakfast Stout and Terrapin WnB in the fridge, both great but the best I have had is Terrapin Coffee Oatmeal Imperial Stout. Possibly best mouth feel and taste of any beer I have tried!
  12. nc41

    nc41 Champion (855) North Carolina Sep 25, 2008 Beer Trader

    At this minute Bad Bad Baptist. A coffee bomb, and really great stuff. It says whiskey barrel aged, but it's so soft as to be immaterial, but the coffee is outstanding.
  13. brureview

    brureview Advocate (665) Massachusetts Jan 20, 2012 Verified

    Lagunitas Cappuccino stout. The coffee is balanced and not overdone.
  14. TheBoog013

    TheBoog013 Savant (380) California Feb 24, 2011

    Local homer here...
    Speedway Stout and Victory at Sea. Every variation I've tried of either beer, aged or fresh, has been perfection. Special mention to Old Viscosity cuz, Homer's gotta Homer.
  15. corbenlee

    corbenlee Aficionado (160) Indiana Apr 27, 2011

    Just recently had Abduction Coffee Break from pipeworks...pretty great coffee beer, a lot of vanilla and of course a ton of coffee
  16. GilGarp

    GilGarp Advocate (575) Colorado Mar 14, 2007 Verified

    Espresso Oak-aged Yeti is still my favorite
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  17. Selins grove extra brown stout!!!!
  18. Beachwoods newest batch of tovarish was a game changer
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  19. beersighted

    beersighted Aspirant (25) Arizona Jan 25, 2013

    I really enjoyed MacTarnahan's Goose Bump Imperial Stout. I thoroughly enjoyed Goose Bump as an after dinner companion. It was sweetly flavored and kept me wanting more.
  20. sampieper1

    sampieper1 Disciple (55) Wisconsin Mar 19, 2012

    New Glarus Coffee Stout....
  21. frogfan

    frogfan Savant (380) Texas Sep 4, 2009

    Victory at Sea and FBS were new to me recently and definitely didn't disappoint.
  22. ironchefmiyagi13

    ironchefmiyagi13 Advocate (660) Tennessee Jan 9, 2013 Beer Trader

    Ballast Point: Victory at Sea Vanilla Coffee imperial porter. Absolutely fantastic!
  23. MinnesotaMoon

    MinnesotaMoon Zealot (90) Minnesota Jan 15, 2013

    just had BCBCS 2012...fantastic.
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  24. MinnesotaMoon

    MinnesotaMoon Zealot (90) Minnesota Jan 15, 2013

    here in minnesota COFFEE BENDER from Surly is great. it is a must try.
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  25. Revenant

    Revenant Savant (350) Minnesota Aug 8, 2012

    I guarantee if this was more widely available it would be in the top 50, at least. A far better beer than the gospel around here (BCBC and FBS) IMHO!
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  26. Ricelikesbeer

    Ricelikesbeer Savant (445) Colorado Nov 29, 2006

    Can i put in a vote for espresso yeti? Or Avery's tweak. (formerly Meph addict.) Both are awesome and I really hope Avery bottles this every year going forward.
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  27. myersk27

    myersk27 Advocate (555) Indiana Oct 21, 2011 Beer Trader

    Bells java stout....it's phenomenal
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  28. beercanman

    beercanman Savant (485) Ohio Dec 17, 2012

    Morning glory
  29. BrownAleMale

    BrownAleMale Advocate (655) Wisconsin Dec 14, 2011 Bad Trader

    Have to disagree. I drank it and thought this tastes like coffee grounds not coffee and after further review it is brewed with grounds
  30. BrownAleMale

    BrownAleMale Advocate (655) Wisconsin Dec 14, 2011 Bad Trader

    When I went to CWs 15th anniversary party they had Brewhouse coffee stout on tap and it was hands down the best coffee beer Ive ever had and possibly best beer Ive ever had. Hell, it might be the best coffee Ive ever had.
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  31. Rogorama

    Rogorama Savant (415) Indiana Sep 4, 2012 Beer Trader

    cubano espresso was awesome!
  32. bostonlogga

    bostonlogga Zealot (85) Washington Jan 13, 2013

    Espresso yeti & cappuccino stout
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  33. larryi86

    larryi86 Poobah (1,045) Delaware Apr 4, 2010 Beer Trader

    Evolution Rise Up was recently bottled and drinking great!
  34. krl2112

    krl2112 Advocate (680) Illinois Nov 10, 2012 Beer Trader

    Alesmith Vietnamese speedway. Soooooo good!!
  35. dianimal

    dianimal Advocate (550) California Apr 18, 2012

    espresso Yeti
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  36. Rainier

    Rainier Savant (280) California Dec 20, 2012

    2011 Firestone Walker ParaboJava - Had it. So good!
  37. shand

    shand Advocate (705) Florida Jul 13, 2010 Beer Trader

    I was actually very impressed by Hinterland's Luna coffee stout. Of course, I've had CCB's Cubano Espresso "recently", so that'll have to be the best. Luna's no slouch though.
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  38. RaulMondesi

    RaulMondesi Advocate (720) California Dec 11, 2006 Verified

    I just faded for some 3beans. Hope it's good.
  39. I would have to say Central Waters Peruvian Morning, one of my all time favorites and Terrapin Wake n Bake. On a side note the most interesting coffee beer I have drank was Brau Bros. Tim and Eric Awesome Show Double Cherrybean Coffee Stout at Winterfest 2012.
  40. SteelersX

    SteelersX Advocate (570) New York Jan 30, 2011 Beer Trader

    Berkshire Coffee Porter - Amazing and under rated
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